NOVA; Private Lives of Dolphins, The
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- Private Lives of Dolphins, The
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Premiered March 1974 NOVA is a general-interest documentary series that addresses a single science issue each week. Billed as "science adventures for curious grown-ups" when it first aired in March, 1974, NOVA continues to offer an informative and entertaining approach to a challenging subject. 1996 marked NOVA's 23rd season, which makes it the longest-running science program on national television. It is also one of television's most acclaimed series, having won every major television award, most of them many times over. Series release date: 3/3/1974
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This program delves into the deep sea drama of life among the dolphins at research stations in Florida and Australia. Like humans and chimpanzees, dolphins have evolved a sophisticated social system that provides clues about the origins and purpose of big brains and intelligence.
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- Chicago: “NOVA; Private Lives of Dolphins, The,” 09/30/1992, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 21, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_6A1ADDBC3AC545A593719B1797309FE5.
- MLA: “NOVA; Private Lives of Dolphins, The.” 09/30/1992. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 21, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_6A1ADDBC3AC545A593719B1797309FE5>.
- APA: NOVA; Private Lives of Dolphins, The. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_6A1ADDBC3AC545A593719B1797309FE5